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NASDAQ:AKAM

Akamai Technologies - AKAM Short Interest Ratio & Short Volume

$95.08
-1.30 (-1.35%)
(As of 08/9/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$94.72
$96.38
50-Day Range
$86.83
$102.74
52-Week Range
$85.90
$123.25
Volume
1.53 million shs
Average Volume
1.69 million shs
Market Capitalization
$15.24 billion
P/E Ratio
25.56
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$121.91

Akamai Technologies Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume
11,670,000 shares
Previous Short Volume
11,790,000 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month
-1.02%
Dollar Volume Sold Short
$1.03 billion
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover
6.1
Last Record Date
July, 15 2022
Outstanding Shares
160,305,000 shares
Float Size
157,490,000 shares
Short Percent of Float
7.41%
Today's Trading Volume
1,525,509 shares
Average Trading Volume
1,686,744 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average
-9.56%
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AKAM Short Interest Over Time

AKAM Days to Cover Over Time

AKAM Percentage of Float Shorted Over Time


Akamai Technologies (NASDAQ:AKAM) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
7/15/202211,670,000 shares $1.03 billion -1.0%7.4%6.1 $88.41
6/30/202211,790,000 shares $1.08 billion -3.1%7.5%6.7 $91.33
6/15/202212,170,000 shares $1.11 billion -5.4%N/A7 $91.04
5/31/202212,870,000 shares $1.30 billion -7.5%8.2%7.5 $101.04
5/15/202213,910,000 shares $1.37 billion +14.1%8.8%7.6 $98.67
4/30/202212,190,000 shares $1.37 billion -9.0%7.7%6.7 $112.28
4/15/202213,400,000 shares $1.59 billion -2.1%8.5%8.5 $118.99
3/31/202213,690,000 shares $1.63 billion -3.8%8.7%8.5 $119.39
3/15/202214,230,000 shares $1.57 billion +1.1%9.0%9.1 $110.43
2/28/202214,070,000 shares $1.52 billion +0.4%8.9%9.3 $108.26
2/15/202214,020,000 shares $1.56 billion +1.6%8.8%9.7 $111.03
1/31/202213,800,000 shares $1.58 billion +7.6%8.6%10.5 $114.55
1/15/202212,820,000 shares $1.44 billion -0.9%8.0%9.6 $112.62
12/31/202112,940,000 shares $1.51 billion +9.4%8.1%9.8 $117.04
12/15/202111,830,000 shares $1.38 billion +7.4%7.4%8.8 $116.24
11/30/202111,020,000 shares $1.24 billion +15.8%6.9%8.2 $112.70
11/15/20219,520,000 shares $1.03 billion -2.2%6.0%7.3 $108.48
10/29/20219,730,000 shares $1.03 billion +4.0%6.1%7.9 $105.46
10/15/20219,360,000 shares $995.16 million -4.3%5.8%8 $106.32
9/30/20219,780,000 shares $1.02 billion +3.7%6.1%8.6 $104.59
9/15/20219,430,000 shares $1.06 billion -3.3%5.9%8.5 $111.94
8/31/20219,750,000 shares $1.10 billion +1.7%6.1%9 $113.25
8/13/20219,590,000 shares $1.12 billion +6.2%6.0%9 $116.29
7/30/20219,030,000 shares $1.08 billion +4.3%5.6%7.7 $119.92
7/15/20218,660,000 shares $1.01 billion -0.1%5.4%6.8 $116.45
6/30/20218,670,000 shares $1.01 billion -1.4%5.4%6.4 $116.60
6/15/20218,790,000 shares $1.04 billion +4.3%5.5%6.3 $118.18
5/28/20218,430,000 shares $962.79 million -0.2%5.3%5.8 $114.21
5/14/20218,450,000 shares $938.29 million +1.0%5.3%4.8 $111.04
4/30/20218,370,000 shares $920.70 million +4.1%5.2%4.1 $110.00
4/15/20218,040,000 shares $832.70 million -3.7%5.0%3.8 $103.57
3/31/20218,350,000 shares $844.85 million +4.4%5.2%3.9 $101.18
3/15/20218,000,000 shares $780.40 million +2.6%5.0%3.7 $97.55
2/26/20217,800,000 shares $744.82 million +0.9%4.9%3.7 $95.49
2/12/20217,730,000 shares $784.29 million +2.9%4.8%4 $101.46
1/29/20217,510,000 shares $846.98 million -10.3%4.7%4.5 $112.78
1/15/20218,370,000 shares $860.85 million -18.4%5.2%4.7 $102.85
12/31/202010,260,000 shares $1.07 billion +3.5%6.4%6.3 $104.65
12/15/20209,910,000 shares $1.02 billion -8.0%6.2%6.5 $103.27
11/30/202010,770,000 shares $1.12 billion +4.6%6.8%7.1 $104.32
11/15/202010,300,000 shares $1.05 billion +2.0%6.5%6.3 $101.53
10/30/202010,100,000 shares $967.78 million +1.3%6.3%6.4 $95.82
10/15/20209,970,000 shares $1.13 billion -3.1%6.3%6.7 $113.33
9/30/202010,290,000 shares $1.14 billion -2.8%6.5%7.1 $110.54
9/15/202010,590,000 shares $1.15 billion +0.1%6.7%6.3 $108.86
8/31/202010,580,000 shares $1.23 billion +5.6%6.6%6.1 $116.43
8/14/202010,020,000 shares $1.08 billion +7.9%6.3%5.7 $107.90
7/31/20209,290,000 shares $1.04 billion +9.4%5.8%5 $112.44
7/15/20208,490,000 shares $953.17 million -2.3%5.3%4 $112.27
6/30/20208,690,000 shares $930.61 million +43.6%5.5%3.9 $107.09













AKAM Short Interest - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Akamai Technologies' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Akamai Technologies shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of July 15th, traders have sold 11,670,000 shares of AKAM short. 7.41% of Akamai Technologies' shares are currently sold short. Learn More on Akamai Technologies' current short interest.

What is a good short interest ratio for Akamai Technologies?

The short interest ratio, also known as the "days to cover ratio", is calculated by dividing the number of shares of a stock sold short divided by its average trading volume. A short interest ratio ranging between 1 and 4 generally indicates strong positive sentiment about a stock and a lack of short sellers. A short interest ratio of 10 or greater indicates strong pessimism about a stock. AKAM shares currently have a short interest ratio of 6.0. Learn More on Akamai Technologies's short interest ratio.

Which institutional investors are shorting Akamai Technologies?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following institutional investors, funds, and major shareholders have reported short positions of Akamai Technologies: Walleye Trading LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Verition Fund Management LLC, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Walleye Trading LLC, Jane Street Group LLC, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Maven Securities LTD, PEAK6 Investments LLC, Verition Fund Management LLC, Group One Trading L.P., and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. These positions are disclosed in Form 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

What is a good short interest percentage for Akamai Technologies?

Companies that have a short interest as a percentage of float below 10% indicates positive investor sentiment and few short sellers. Stocks with a short interest percentage above 10% is considered high, suggesting some investors are pessimistic about the stock. Companies with a short interest percentage of 20% or more indicates widespread negative sentiment. 7.41% of Akamai Technologies' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Akamai Technologies' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Akamai Technologies saw a decline in short interest in the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 11,670,000 shares, a decline of 1.0% from the previous total of 11,790,000 shares. Changes in short volume can be used to identify positive and negative investor sentiment. Investors that short sell a stock are betting that its price will decline in the future. An increase in short sale volume suggests bearish (negative) sentiment among investors. A decrease on short sale volume suggests bullish (positive) sentiment.

What is Akamai Technologies' float size?

Akamai Technologies currently has issued a total of 160,305,000 shares. Some of Akamai Technologies' outstanding shares are available for trading, while others are subject to various restrictions. The public float, also referred to as floating shares or "the float", are shares that publicly owned, unrestricted and available to trade on the open market. Akamai Technologies currently has a public float of 157,490,000 shares.

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: Charter Communications, Inc. ($3.50 billion), KLA Co. ($2.53 billion), Lucid Group, Inc. ($2.50 billion), T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. ($1.91 billion), Williams-Sonoma, Inc. ($1.78 billion), Coinbase Global, Inc. ($1.78 billion), HP Inc. ($1.75 billion), Rivian Automotive, Inc. ($1.70 billion), Lumen Technologies, Inc. ($1.58 billion), and Chesapeake Energy Co. ($1.45 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Akamai Technologies stock?

Short selling AKAM is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Akamai Technologies as its price is falling. AKAM shares are trading down $1.30 today. To short a stock, an investor borrows shares, sells them and buys the shares back on the public market later to return it to the lender. Short sellers are betting that a stock will decline in price. If the stock does drop after selling, the short seller buys it back at a lower price and returns it to the lender. The difference between the sell price and the buy price is the trader's profit.

How does a short squeeze work against Akamai Technologies?

A short squeeze for Akamai Technologies occurs when it has a large amount of short interest and its stock appreciates in price. This forces short sellers to cover their short interest positions by buying actual shares of AKAM, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Akamai Technologies' short interest reported?

Short interest is typically published by a stock exchange once per month. However, NASDAQ publishes a report for U.S. stocks, including AKAM, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is July, 15 2022.



This page (NASDAQ:AKAM) was last updated on 8/9/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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